The Royal Army Medical Corps
And the Malta Garrison

The Malta Garrison – 1979

Departure British Forces

Departure British Forces
Farewell letter of Commander British Forces Malta Rear Admiral O N A Cecil CB. (Maritime Museum Vittoriosa)

British Troops left Malta on 31 Mar 1979, ending 180 years of the British military presence on the island.

Salerno Coy 41 Commando RM left on the RFA Sir Lancelot.


  • No RAMC officers or Other Ranks